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North Field Expansion project may boost Qatar's construction sector: Dun & Bradstreet

North Field Expansion project may boost Qatar's construction sector: Dun & Bradstreet

The work on North Field Expansion project, which is “expected to begin in earnest” in 2020 will provide some boost for Qatar’s construction sector, researcher Dun & Bradstreet has said in a report.

Higher gas prices, North Field production boost Qatar account surplus: World Bank

Higher gas prices, North Field production boost Qatar account surplus: World Bank

Qatar’s current account surplus increased to 8.7% in third quarter of 2018, from less than 4% in 2017 due to higher gas prices and production from the North Field, the country’s biggest gas repository ...

Surge in oil prices boost shares of energy firms

Surge in oil prices boost shares of energy firms

World oil prices surged on Thursday on reports that two tankers had been attacked in the Gulf of Oman, worsening frayed tensions in the crude-rich Middle East region, analysts said.

Qatar’s tourism sector to get a further boost once Doha Metro fully operates

Qatar’s tourism sector to get a further boost once Doha Metro fully operates

Qatar’s tourism sector is expected to get a further boost once all the Doha Metro lines are fully operational, giving visitors easy, safe, and cheaper access to a number of tourist destinations in the country.

Strong demand growth, clean energy properties motivate Qatar to boost LNG production capacity: QNB

Strong demand growth, clean energy properties motivate Qatar to boost LNG production capacity: QNB

Strong growth in LNG demand and its role in supporting the transition to a low-carbon energy system is what motivates Qatar to expand its LNG production capacity, QNB has said in an economic commentary.

MSCI inclusion of 3 QSE companies to boost liquidity, fund inflows: Al-Mansoori

MSCI inclusion of 3 QSE companies to boost liquidity, fund inflows: Al-Mansoori

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) on Wednesday said global index compiler MSCI's decision to include three listed companies in its indices will not only enhance liquidity in the market ...

Greece-Qatar Business Council chairman sees boost in private sector ties

Greece-Qatar Business Council chairman sees boost in private sector ties

Chairman of Greece-Qatar Business Council Panagiotis Mihalos has said the level of bilateral ties and the attractive investment climate of the two countries pave the way for more co-operation between the private sector.

Turkey gives banks $3.7bn lending boost to spur growth

Turkey gives banks $3.7bn lending boost to spur growth

Turkey’s sovereign wealth fund bolstered the capital ratios of five state-owned banks by €3.3bn ($3.7bn) in a bid to keep credit flowing in the economy.

Macron's party favours pensions boost for poorest amid protests

Macron's party favours pensions boost for poorest amid protests

France should link pension rises for the poorest retirees with inflation again, the head of President Emmanuel Macron's ruling party said on Sunday ...

SC, WCM-Q embrace technology to boost workers’ health

SC, WCM-Q embrace technology to boost workers’ health

State-of-the-art health monitoring technologies will be deployed to track and support the well being of workers on Qatar 2022 construction projects in the next phase of a programme ...

Qatar Chamber in talks with Kenyan trade delegation to boost bilateral ties

Qatar Chamber in talks with Kenyan trade delegation to boost bilateral ties

Private sector leader Qatar Chamber has encouraged businessmen in the country to explore investment opportunities Kenya is offering in the fields of agriculture, industry, and oil and gas, among others.

Amir’s China visit to boost strategic ties, say envoys

Amir’s China visit to boost strategic ties, say envoys

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani arrived in Beijing on Wednesday on a two-day state visit to China.